Automation Engineer - PLC/SCADA (Contract)
Key Skills: Automation, Engineer, Controls, SCADA, PLC, Siemens
Location: Cardiff Bay
Duration: 6 months, initially
Our client is looking for an experienced automation controls engineer with expertise in Siemens PLC controls and SCADA. The role will involve a mix of new development and maintenance of existing systems (Existing operational projects - maintenance, fault finding, process improvements. New projects - programming new projects in line with project specific documentation such as P&IDs and I/O maps, setting up communications, creating PC based HMIs, testing installations).
As a PLC/SCADA Automation Engineer, you must have a background in Siemens PLC and SCADA controls, with the ability to design PLC programmes from scratch and configure SCADA systems. The ideal candidate would have experience with several of the following: Siemens step 7, WinCC, Modbus, Profibus and Profinet communications (and associated gateways).
Although based in Cardiff Bay, this role will involve approximately 30% on site work, for which expenses will be paid.
Please contact us if you have experience with: Automation Engineering, Controls, SCADA, PLC and Siemens.
This Automation Engineer role is commutable from: Swansea, Neath, Bridgend, Cardiff, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil, Newport (Gwent), Bristol.
This is a specialist vacancy. Please do not apply unless you have the relevant skills and experience.